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phonotypy

[ foh-nuh-tahy-pee ]
/ ˈfoʊ nəˌtaɪ pi /
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noun, plural pho·no·typ·ies.
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Origin of phonotypy

First recorded in 1875–80; phonotype + -y3

OTHER WORDS FROM phonotypy

pho·no·typ·ist, pho·no·typ·er, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for phonotypy

phonotypy
/ (ˈfəʊnəˌtaɪpɪ) /

noun
the transcription of speech into phonetic symbols

Derived forms of phonotypy

phonotypist or phonotyper, noun
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